,

Zelda: Breath of the Wild, Horizon Zero Destroy of day dominate Game Awards nominees

Zelda: Breath of the Wild, Horizon Zero Destroy of day dominate Game Awards nominees

recordsdata image

The Game Awards nominees are in for 2017, and they are a preview of appropriate how immense of a 365 days it was for video games.

Four of 2017’s greatest games — The Myth of Zelda: Breath of the Wild, Horizon Zero Destroy of day, Destiny 2 and Colossal Mario Odyssey — every received six nominations. These were adopted by strong showings from Hellblade: Senua’s Sacrifice (five nominations), Persona 5 (four nominations), Wolfenstein 2: The Composed Colossus (four nominations), Cuphead (four nominations) and PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds (three nominations). Nintendo, in a hot hurry with itself for many of the awards, took house 23 nominations, the most for any publisher.

The nominees were selected by a jury of fifty one media and influencer outlets (of which Polygon is a member). Balloting is now open to the final public on most awards, and fans can vote by strategy of The Game Awards net assign, or on social media platforms. (Stout instructions are readily accessible in this Medium post.)

The Game Awards, hosted by Geoff Keighley, shall be held on Thursday, Dec. 7 at eight:30 p.m. ET/5:30 p.m. PT. They are streaming on most platforms, including YouTube, Twitch, Fb Dwell, Twitter, Mixer and by strategy of Steam, Xbox Dwell and PlayStation Community. We’ll also be streaming them here on Polygon, as correctly as covering recordsdata from the checklist.

The corpulent checklist of nominees for all 29 awards is underneath.

Game of The Yr

  • Horizon Zero Destroy of day (Guerrilla Games / Sony Interactive Leisure)
  • Persona 5 (Atlus)
  • PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds (PUBG Corp.)
  • Colossal Mario Odyssey (Nintendo EPD / Nintendo)
  • The Myth of Zelda: Breath of the Wild (Nintendo EPD / Nintendo)

Handiest Game Course

  • Horizon Zero Destroy of day (Guerrilla Games)
  • Resident Irascible 7: biohazard (Capcom)
  • Colossal Mario Odyssey (Nintendo EPD)
  • The Myth of Zelda: Breath of the Wild (Nintendo EPD)
  • Wolfenstein 2: The Composed Colossus (MachineGames / Bethesda)

Handiest Memoir

  • Hellblade: Senua’s Sacrifice (Tameem Antoniades, Elizabeth Ashman-Rowe / Ninja Theory)
  • Horizon Zero Destroy of day (John Gonzalez / Ninja Theory)
  • Nier: Automata (Yoko Taro, Hana Kikuchi, Yoshiho Akabane / Platinum Games)
  • What Remains of Edith Finch (Ian Dallas / Huge Sparrow)
  • Wolfenstein 2: The Composed Colossus (Jen Matthies, Tommy Tordsson Bjork / MachineGames)

Handiest Art Course

  • Cuphead (Studio MDHR Leisure)
  • Destiny 2 (Bungie / Activision)
  • Horizon Zero Destroy of day (Guerrilla Games / Sony Interactive Leisure)
  • Persona 5 (Atlus)
  • The Myth of Zelda: Breath of the Wild (Nintendo EPD / Nintendo)

Handiest Rating / Music

  • Cuphead (Kristofer Maddigan)
  • Destiny 2 (Mike Salvatori, Skye Lewin, C Paul Johnson)
  • Nier: Automata (Keiichi Okabe, Keigo Hoashi)
  • Persona 5 (Shoji Meguro)
  • Colossal Mario Odyssey (Naoto Kubo, Shiho Fujii, Koji Kondo)
  • The Myth of Zelda: Breath of the Wild (Manaka Kataoka, Yasuaki Iwata)

Handiest Audio Produce

  • Destiny 2 (Bungie)
  • Hellblade: Senua’s Sacrifice (Ninja Theory)
  • Resident Irascible 7: biohazard (Capcom)
  • Colossal Mario Odyssey (Nintendo EPD / Nintendo)
  • The Myth of Zelda: Breath of the Wild (Nintendo EPD / Nintendo)

Handiest Efficiency

  • Ashly Burch, Horizon: Zero Destroy of day (As Aloy)
  • Brian Bloom, Wolfenstein 2: The Composed Colossus (as BJ Blazkowicz)
  • Claudia Black, Uncharted: The Lost Legacy (as Chloe Frazer)
  • Laura Bailey, Uncharted: The Lost Legacy (as Nadine Ross)
  • Melina Juergens, Hellblade (as Senua)

Games for Impact

  • Bury Me, My Love (The Pixel Hunt / Figs / ARTE / Playdius)
  • Hellblade: Senua’s Sacrifice (Ninja Theory)
  • Lifestyles is Outlandish: Sooner than the Storm (Deck 9 / Sq. Enix)
  • Night within the Woods (Limitless Fall)
  • Please Knock on My Door (Levall Games AB)
  • What Remains of Edith Finch (Huge Sparrow / Annapurna Interactive)

Handiest Ongoing Game

  • Destiny 2 (Bungie / Activision)
  • Large Theft Auto Online (Rockstar Games)
  • Overwatch (Blizzard)
  • PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds (PUBG. Corp)
  • Rainbow Six: Siege (Ubisoft Montreal / Ubisoft)
  • Warframe (Digital Extremes)

Handiest Self reliant Game

  • Cuphead (Studio MDHR Leisure)
  • Hellblade: Senua’s Sacrifice (Ninja Theory)
  • Night within the Woods (Limitless Fall)
  • Pyre (Supergiant Games)
  • What Remains of Edith Finch (Huge Sparrow / Annapurna Interactive)

Handiest Mobile Game

  • Fireplace Logo Heroes (Gleaming Systems / Nintendo)
  • Hidden Of us (Adriaan de Jongh / Sylvain Tegroeg)
  • Monument Valley 2 (ustwo games)
  • Extinct Man’s Proceed (Broken Rules)
  • Colossal Mario Scuttle (Nintendo)

Handiest Handheld Game

  • Ever Oasis (Grezzo / Nintendo)
  • Fireplace Logo Echoes: Shadows of Valentia (Gleaming Systems / Nintendo)
  • Metroid: Samus Returns (MercurySteam / Nintendo)
  • Monster Hunter Reports (Staunch / Capcom / Nintendo)
  • Poochy and Yoshi’s Woolly World (Upright-In actuality feel / Nintendo)

Handiest VR/AR Game

  • Farpoint (Impulse Gear / Sony Interactive Leisure)
  • Lone Echo (Ready at Destroy of day / Oculus Studios)
  • Resident Irascible 7: biohazard (Capcom)
  • Well-known particular person High-tail: Bridge Crew (Crimson Storm Leisure / Ubisoft)
  • Superhot VR (SUPERHOT Team)

Handiest Action Game

  • Cuphead (Studio MDHR Leisure)
  • Destiny 2 (Bungie / Activision)
  • Nioh (Team Ninja / Sony Interactive Leisure)
  • Prey (Arkane Studios / Bethesda)
  • Wolfenstein 2: The Composed Colossus (MachineGames / Bethesda)

Handiest Action/Adventure Game

  • Assassin’s Creed Origins (Ubisoft Montreal / Ubisoft)
  • Horizon Zero Destroy of day (Guerrilla Games / Sony Interactive Leisure)
  • Colossal Mario Odyssey (Nintendo EPD / Nintendo)
  • The Myth of Zelda: Breath of the Wild (Nintendo EPD / Nintendo)
  • Uncharted: The Lost Legacy (Playful Dogs / Sony Interactive Leisure)

Handiest Role-Playing Game

  • Divinity: Long-established Sin II (Larian Studios)
  • Final Myth 15 (Sq. Enix Enterprise Division 2 / Sq. Enix)
  • Nier: Automata (Platinum Games / Sq. Enix)
  • Persona 5 (Atlus)
  • South Park: The Fractured Nonetheless Entire (Ubisoft San Francisco / Ubisoft)

Handiest Combating Game

  • Fingers (Nintendo EPD / Nintendo)
  • Injustice 2 (NetherRealm Studios / Warner Bros. Interactive Ent)
  • Surprise vs. Capcom: Limitless (Capcom)
  • Nidhogg 2 (Messhof Games)
  • Tekken 7 (Bandai Namco Studios / Bandai Namco Leisure)

Handiest Family Game

  • Mario Kart eight Deluxe (Nintendo EAD / Nintendo)
  • Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Fight (Ubisoft Paris + Milan / Ubisoft)
  • Sonic Mania (PagodaWest Games, Headcannon / Sega)
  • Splatoon 2 (Nintendo EPD / Nintendo)
  • Colossal Mario Odyssey (Nintendo EAD / Nintendo)

Handiest Approach Game

  • Halo Wars 2 (Artistic Meeting, 343 Industries / Microsoft Studios)
  • Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Fight (Ubisoft Paris + Milan / Ubisoft)
  • Total Battle: Warhammer 2 (Artistic Meeting / Sega)
  • Enamel and Tail (Pocketwatch Games)
  • XCOM 2: Battle of the Chosen (Firaxis Games / 2K)

Handiest Sports activities/Racing Game

  • FIFA 18 (EA Vancouver / EA)
  • Forza Motorsport 7 (Flip 10 Studios / Microsoft Studios)
  • Gran Turismo Sport (Polyphony Digital / Sony Interactive Leisure)
  • NBA 2K18 (Visible Ideas / 2K Sports activities)
  • Professional Evolution Soccer 2018 (PES Productions / Konami)
  • Mission Cars 2 (Fair a minute Angry Studios / Bandai Namco Leisure)

Handiest Multiplayer

  • Name of Duty: WWII (Sledgehammer Games / Activision)
  • Destiny 2 (Bungie / Activision)
  • Fortnite (Yarn Games)
  • Mario Kart eight Deluxe (Nintendo EAD / Nintendo)
  • PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds (PUBG Corp.)
  • Splatoon 2 (Nintendo EPD / Nintendo)

Most Anticipated Game

  • God of Battle (Santa Monica Studio / Sony Interactive Leisure)
  • Surprise’s Spider-Man (Insomniac Games / Sony Interactive Leisure)
  • Monster Hunter: World (Capcom)
  • Crimson Dull Redemption 2 (Rockstar Games)
  • The Final of Us Segment 2 (Playful Dogs / Sony Interactive Leisure)

Trending Gamer

  • Andrea Rene (What’s Upright Games)
  • Clint Lexa (“Halfcoordinated”)
  • Guy Beahm (“Dr. Disrespect”)
  • Mike Grzesiek (“Masks”)
  • Steven Spohn (AbleGamers)

Handiest Esports Game

  • Counter-Strike: World Offensive (Valve)
  • Dota 2 (Valve)
  • League of Legends (Insurrection)
  • Overwatch (Blizzard)
  • Rocket League (Psyonix)

Handiest Esports Participant presented by Omen by HP

  • Lee Sang-hyeok “Faker” (SK Telecom 1, League of Legends)
  • Marcelo “coldzera” David (SK Gaming, Counter-Strike: GO)
  • Nikola ‘NiKo’ Kovac (FaZe Clan, Counter-Strike: GO)
  • Je-hong “ryujehong” Ryu (Seoul Dynasty, Overwatch)
  • Kuro “KuroKy” Salehi Takhasomi (Team Liquid, Dota 2)

Handiest Esports Team

  • Cloud 9
  • FaZe Clan
  • Lunatic-Hai
  • SK Telecom T1
  • Team Liquid

Student Game Award

  • Falling Sky (Jonathan Nielssen, Nikolay Savoy, Mohsen Shah / National Film & TV College)
  • From Gentle (Alejandro Grossman, Steven Li, Sherveen Uduwana / USC)
  • Hollowed (Erin Marek, Jerrick Flores, Charley Choucard / University of Central Florida)
  • Impulsion (Hugo Verger, Remi Bertrand, Maxime Lupinski / IIM)
  • Level Squared (Kip Brennan, Stephen Scoglio, Dane Perry Svendsen / Swinburne University)
  • Which implies (Hariz But / DigiPen Institute of Technology Singapore)

Handiest Debut Indie Game presented by Schick Hydro

  • Cuphead (Studio MDHR Leisure)
  • Golf Story (Sidebar Games)
  • Hole Knight (Team Cherry)
  • Mr. Shifty (Team Shifty)
  • Slime Rancher (Monomi Park)

Chinese Fan Game Award

  • Honor of Kings《王者荣耀》 (Timi Studio Team)
  • ICEY《艾希》(FantaBlade Community)
  • Gumballs & Dungeons《不思议迷宫》(QcPlay Shrimp)
  • jx3 HD《剑网3》重制版 (Kingsoft Corporation)
  • Monument Valley 2《纪念碑谷2》(ustwo games)

Learn More

What do you think?

0 points
Upvote Downvote

Total votes: 0

Upvotes: 0

Upvotes percentage: 0.000000%

Downvotes: 0

Downvotes percentage: 0.000000%

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *